WoRMS taxon details

Gadus morhua Linnaeus, 1758

126436  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126436)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up
page(s): 252 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Distribution southern Baffin Island to Cape Hatteras  
Distribution southern Baffin Island to Cape Hatteras [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Gadus morhua Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126436 on 2018-12-15
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up
page(s): 252 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (ofGadus callarias Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (ofGadus morhua callarias Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (ofGadus morhua morhua Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

context source (Schelde) Maris, T.; Beauchard, O.; Van Damme, S.; Van den Bergh, E.; Wijnhoven, S.; Meire, P. (2013). Referentiematrices en Ecotoopoppervlaktes Annex bij de Evaluatiemethodiek Schelde-estuarium Studie naar “Ecotoopoppervlaktes en intactness index”. <em>Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2013-01. NIOZ: Yerseke.</em> 35 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Scott, W.B.; Scott, M.G. (1988). Atlantic fishes of Canada. <em>Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.</em> No. 219. 731 pp. [details]   

additional source Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. <em>Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France.</em> 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

additional source Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013]., available online at http://www.dyntaxa.se [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp. (look up in IMIS)
page(s): 252 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet Bottom feeders; consume redfish, capelin, sand lance and young cod [details]

Distribution southern Baffin Island to Cape Hatteras [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Habitat Found from the shoreline to the edge of the continental slope. [details]

Importance Social- Minor commercial [details]

Predators Larger cod, squid, pollock, seals, whales and dolphins [details]

Reproduction Spawn once per year, beginning as early as February and ending as late as December [details]
 

LanguageName 
Breton troscmoru  [details]
Danish torsk  [details]
Dutch kleine kabeljauwkabeljauwgulAtlantische kabeljauw  [details]
English codAtlantic cod  [details]
Faroese torskur  [details]
Finnish turska  [details]
French morusmorue franchemoruecabillaud de l'Atlantiquecabillaud  [details]
German KabeljauDorschAtlantischer Kabeljau  [details]
Hebrew שבוט צפוני  [details]
Icelandic þorskur  [details]
Irish trosc  [details]
Italian merluzzobaccalà  [details]
Kalaallisut sârugdlik  [details]
Lithuanian menkė  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Γάδος  [details]
Norwegian torskskrei  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål torsk  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk torsk  [details]
Polish watluszdorsz atlantyckidorsz  [details]
Portuguese bacalhau  [details]
Russian treskapertui  [details]
Scottish Gaelic bodach  [details]
Slovenian trska  [details]
Spanish bacalao del Atlánticobacalao comúnbacalao  [details]
Swedish torsk  [details]
Turkish Atlantik morinası  [details]
Ukrainian Тріска північнаТріска атлантичнаАтлантична тріска Атлантична або північна тріска  [details]
Welsh penfras  [details]